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Jun 17, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Diego Amador w. Diego 'El Cigala'; Orchestra Arab de Barcelona; legendary Lolé; Mercedes Sosa w. Pata Negra; Marilyn Crispell w. Mark Helias & Paul Motion; vintage Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers; vintage Clara Nunes & Beth Carvalho; fado from Ana Moura & Mariza; Ballet National de Guineé Conakry; Kaira Ben; Don Byron salutes Diego Rivera; Sonny Fortune & Anthony Brown respirse Coltrane's Olé; Lila Downas reprises "El Quinto Regimiento'; much...
Topics: world music, podcast, stephen cope, confbirds, conference ef the birds, postcolonial music, jazz,...
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Jun 17, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Jeanne Lee w. Ensemble performing Gunter Hampel (livem New York, 1988); Algerian cha'abi from Reda Doumaz; new Kinhoua (Larry Ochs, Dohee Lee, Wilbert DeJoode, Scott Amendola); new Aster Aweke; new Mamani Keita; vintage Gyøorgy Szabados; malhoun from Touria Hadrahoui & Muhamed Essoussi; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@gmail.com
Topics: world music, podcast, stephen cope, larry ochs, confbirds, conference ef the birds, postcolonial...
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May 28, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: V. S. Narasimhan & Madras String Quartet; new Darius Jones; vintage Charles Tyler; classic Elis Regina; Rail Band sans horn section; Nahawa Doumbia; El Hadj Djeli Sory Kouyate (Mandingo balaphone); Maciré Sylla; Abida Parveen; Tunisian legend Ahmed Hamza; vintage Akli Yahyaten (Algerian kabylie); Nathaniel Mackey w. Royal Hartigan & Hafez Modirzadeh; Jardel Caetano reprises Fernado Pessoa; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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May 28, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: new Bonga; vintage Titina & Simentera (from Cape Verde); new music from Orquestra Arab de Barcelona & Chano Dominguez; Acholi music from Uganda; Oliver Mtukudzi: Leonard Karikoga; William Parker's Little Huey Orchestra; Gabriel Alegría's Afro-Peruvian Sextet; vintage Black Uhuru; new Sierra Maestra (from Cuba); new Mah Damba (from Mali); recent Djavan; vintage Orchestra Bembeya National (from Guinea); vintage Gnannas Pedro (from Benin); much more... Playlists:...
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May 28, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Sawt music from Kuwait; Cooper Moore x 2 (w. David S. Ware, William Parker, Assif Tsahar, Muhammed Ali, Hamid Drake); Mteng-Ntam (traditional ensemble from Gabon); Turkish vocalist Ozay w. David Murray et al.; Tuareg group Toumast; ecstati song from Baluchistan; Hindustani violinist Kala Ramnath; veena master Nirmala Rajasekar; recent Malavoi; Rail Band; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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May 6, 2012 Stehen Cope
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This week: Akendengue; vintage Youssou n'Dour; Pierre Dørge w. New Jungle Orchestra; Coltrane Quartet @ Half Note ca. 1965; salutes to Obatalá from Aché & Martha Galarraga; Jane Duboc; Dorina saltes the Orishas; Grupo Experimental y Folklorico ca, 1978; JohnTchicai + 2o; much more... Playlists: confbirds@blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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May 6, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: oud player/composer Anouar Brahem, Myra Melford w. Trio M (Mark Dresser & Matt Wilson); vintage Charlie Parker; be-bop from Arturo Sandoval (ca. 1992); Cuban son from Septeto Nacional de Ignacio Piñiero & Cuarteto Patria (the latter w. Manu Dibango); fado from Ana Moura; Martiñho da Vila w. Katia Guerriero; trumpet player/composer Baikida Carroll w. Frank Lowe et al.; guitarist A. Spencer Barefield w. David Murray et al.; guitarist Duck Baker; Rabih Sager live; much...
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Apr 22, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: 5 microtonal ragas composed by John Cage (realized by Amelia Cuni); Lebanese volcalist Ghada Shbeir; South Indian carnatic vocalist Aruna Sayeeram; Lebrijano w. Bulgarian Women's Choir; cante jondo from El Funi; vocalist Maria Toledo w. Hossam Ramzy & Jose Luis Monton; Ed Blackwell w. Carlos Ward, Don Cherry et al. live at Yoshi's 1992; Cameroon-born funk bass player Apolo Bass; Wolof sung story from Senegal (recorded ca. 1995); Sonny Rollins w. Don Cherry et al. perform...
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Apr 22, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: modern and traditonal Igbo music from Nigeria; vintage Sory Kandia Kouyate; Les Freres Guissè w. Paul Van Kermenade Quintet; vintage Billy Bang; Mark O"Leary w. Mat Maneri & Matthew Shipp; vintage Mohammed Abdel Wahab; early Morrocan cha'abi from Houcine Slaoui; recent Nawal; Ustad Ghulam Ali; Qawwal from Sabri Brothers; sufi music from Comores; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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Mar 20, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: new music from Amir el-Saffar & Tyshawn Sorey; vintage Steve Lacy; new Aminata Kamissoko & Madan Badjé Tounkara; Arabo-Andalusian music from Mohamed Mahdi, Habib Guerroumi, and others; Palestinian oud player/ vocalist duo w/ Adel Salameh & Nabil Salameh; Bahr Abou Greisha & Salwa Abou Greisha; Felipe Mukenga; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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Mar 11, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: new Bonga; vintage Ornette Coleman w. double quartet; Dennis Warren's Full Metal Revolutionary Jazz Ensemble; G. Calvin Weston w. Jason Crowley; new Pépé Kallé; vintage Randy Weston w. Ahmed Abdul-Malik et al.; flamenco from Duquende & La Niña de las Peirnes; Salim Halali live; Etta James (RIP) live; Faraón Bantú; vintage African dance music from Vijana Jazz Band & Mangwana/Rochereau; much more... Playlists: confirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com...
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Mar 11, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Margaret Leng Tan & Frank Almond perform Somei Satoh; solo clarinet piece by Giacnto Scelsi; David S. Ware solo; new Amir el Saffar; vintage Ahmed Wahbi; Iraqi maqam by Farida & the Iraqii Maqam Ensemble; Pandit Jasraj w. Zakir Hussein & Kala Ramnath; Islami (pop Indonesian Qassidah) from Nasida Ria; Ivo Perelman w/ Daniel Levin & Tobjörn Zetterberg; palm wine music from Ghana; much more... Playlists: http:/confbirds,blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com...
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Feb 26, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: samba from Leci Brandão & Alcione; new Teofilo Chantre; The Musicians of the Nile (Le Musiciens du Nil) both with & w/o Salamat; Madrassati Salamia -- Sufi women from the island of Mayotte; Syrian clarinet player Kinan Azmeh w. Sri Lankan pianist Dinuk Wijeratne; pianist Nobu Stowe w. sound artist Lee Pimbleton et al.; vintage Joe Cuba w. Cheo Feliciano & Sextet; vintage and recent Senegalese mbalax; Ruben Rivera & His Salsa Sound Orchestra; vintage Sonora...
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Feb 26, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: tribute to Sam Rivers (September 25, 1923 - December 26, 2011). Rivers as leader, composer, & accompanist w/ Rivbea Orchestra, Rivbea All-Stars, Dave Holland, Freddie Hubbard, Herbie Hancocok, Joe Chambers, Ron Carter, Anthony Braxton, Adam Rudolph, Harris Eisenstadt, many others; royal court music from Uganda ca. 1952; new Teofilo Chantre; vintage Celia Cruz; gypsy vocals from Urs Karpatz & Ion Petre Stoican; gulf composer Abdel Rab Idriss; Jo'óansi nushmen from Namibia;...
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Feb 26, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: vintage Mohamed el Anka; vintage Mohamed el Kourd; new Steve Coleman w. Jen Shyu & Five Elements; Marion Brown salutes Archie Shepp; Archie Shepp w. Jeanne Lee et al.; El Cabrero; vintage Paquera de Jerez; Mory Kante; Javanese Kroncong & Tanjidor; Milton Cardona; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com Subscribe via iTunes or via the COB homepage: http://conferenceofthebirds.podbean.com
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Feb 26, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Soldier String Quartet plays Leroy Jenkins; new Aminata Kamissoko (vocalist from Mali); vintage Ornella Vanonil; Mayra Andrade live ca. 2009; Sirone Bang Ensemble live at CBGB's (2004); rumba from Orchestre Reve, Ernesta Gatel et al.; vintage Papaito; guaracha from Andres Jimenez; vintage Tanzanian dance bands Dar International Orchestra & Mlimani Park Orchestra; congotronics from Konono No. 1; Milford Graves solo; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact:...
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Feb 26, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Cesaria Evora (RIP); vintage Rumba from Tanzania; Anthony Braxton's Compositon No. 16 (+101), arranged for quintet and conducted by Art Lange; vintage Rashaan Roland Kirk; Izaline Calister (vocalist from Curaçao); Mexican jazz from Tino Contreras; Max Roach sets Bruce Wright to music; much more... Playlists: http://confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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Jan 28, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Ebrahim Monsefi (Rami); vintage Rembetika; Orchestre Andalous d'Israel; Dahmane el Harrache; Paul Motian (RIP); new Tyshawn Sorey; vintage Don Cherry w. Gamelan; pop for Chad (Hamed Gazonga); Javanese suling (flute) music; much more... Playlists: http://confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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Jan 28, 2012 Stephen Cope
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This week: Oum Kalthoum ca. 1964; George Wassouf reprises Oum Kalthoum; Ahmed Abdullah Solomonic Quintet; Jen Shyu; Adam Rudolph; Larry Ochs et al. (Kihnoua); Rail Band; Papa Wemba; vintage Mlimani Park Orchestra; new Teofilo Chantre & Blick Bassy; Bill Ware et al., much more... Playlists: http://confbirds.blogspot.com
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Dec 19, 2011 Steohen Cope
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This week: Nueva canciòn from Silvio Rodriguez & Mercedes Sosa; Inti-Illimani live in Chile; Satoko Fujii w. Min-Yoh; Muhal Richard Abrams salutes Julius Hemphill; Ricky Ford Sextet; flamenco-jazz from Chano Dominguez & Jerry Gonzalez; vintage Tunisian vocals from Naama; Colin McPhee performed by Espirit Orchestra; Turkish psychadelia from Erkin Koray; much more... Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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Nov 13, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Zâr (avant Euro jazz meets South Iran's Shanbehzadeh Ensemble); posthumous Coltrane; Debademba (Mali/Paris); June Jordan reads at Kelly Writers House, Philadelphia (2001); Reggie Nicholson Brass Conept (2009); Clifford Thornton w. Jazz Composer's Orchestra (ca. 1975); Nuyoircan salsa from Wayne Gorbea; Altiery Dorival & Ensemble Nemours de Jean Baptiste (Haïti); raï from Nasro & Hasni; Matana Roberts, from "Coin, Coin"; Deidre Murray/ Fred Hopkins Quartet (ca. 1991);...
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Nov 5, 2011 Stephen Cope
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New music from Dawda Jobareh (Gambian kora w. corss-cultural accompaniment); Madras String Qaurtet from South India; vocalist Jen Shyu w. bassist Mark Dresser; Rabih Abou-Khalil w. vocalist Ricardo Ribrieo et al; vontage Sonny Simmons; Mario Pavone Double Tenor Quintet; Arditti performs Cage; Zeena Parkins; Lebrijano; Luis de la Carrasca w. Cie Flamenco Vivo; much more....
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Nov 2, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Pakistani ghazal from Asia Saman; South Indian Tillana on the vina (perf. Sambho Mahadeva); Samir Joubran ca. 2003; Yitzhak Yedid w. trio; Eri Yamamoto w. trio; vintage Abdullah Ibrahim w. Ekaya; David S. Ware & Quartet; Moroccan malhoun from Said el Mefatahi; vintage Fatima Sirri (Eguptian vocalist) ca. 1930; vintage James Blood Ulmer; much more...
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Oct 27, 2011 Stephen Cope
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New Aster Aweke & Mulatu Astatke (Ethiopian pop stars); Susan howe w. David Grubbs; sacred flute music from New Guinea; vintage Amalgam (Trevor Watts, John Stevens, Jeff Clyne, Barry Guy); Lee Renaldo w. William Hooker; Saoud Massi; Somali-Italian fusion from Amira Kheir; vintage Leadbelly; vintage Brotzman, Van Hove, Bennink; much more...
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Oct 16, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Debademba (Abdoulaye Traore & Mohammed Diaby) salute African revolutionary Thomas Sankara; Quatuor Caliente (Debora Russ vocals) reprise Piazzola/ Borges; El Cabrero reprises Acho & Humberto Machi's "El Ultimo Organito"; vintage fado from Amalia Rodrigues; Polo Montanez; Myra Melford's Be Bread; vintage Art Ensemble of Chicago; 8 Bold Souls; Henry Threadgill live in Oakland, ca. 1991; Afro-salsa from Makina Loca & Gnonnas Pedro; Orquesta Arab de Barcelona; vintage Abdel...
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Oct 9, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Afro-futurism from Sun Ra Arkestra; Euro-futurism from Can; vintage salsa from Orquesta Cimarron; vintage Gal Costa; Joe Henderson w. Quartet reprising "Invitation"; Mory Kante/Salif Keita w. Rail band (ca. 1975) peforming Sundiata epic; vintage Sorry Bamba w. Orchestra Regional du Mopti; Cuban vocalist Dialmela del Pozo reprises Adalberto Alvarez; vintage Chico Freeman (ca. 1978); Kali Fasteau et al; vintage El Hadj Mohamed el Anka (Algerian cha'abi); much more...
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Oct 2, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Petis Pays & Blick Bassy from Camaroon; Ralph Peterson Jr. w/ 'Fo'tet Augmented; Tyshawn Sorey w. trio; Air (Threadgill, AkLaff, Hopkins) w. Cassandra Wilson; mystic poet Hafez set to music; Bangledeshi river song from the Bhattacharya collection; Bengali Baul song of initiation; Cecil Taylor live in Bologna (1987); Turkish gypsy music; Najwa Karam; classic Abdel Wahab; more...
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Sep 25, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Detty Kurnia & Ida Witawati (from Sunda); new Sierra Maestra; vocal/ percussion from Sanaa, Yemen; Sam Rivers (flute) Alexander von Schlippenbach (paino); Amir el Saffar & Hafez Modirzadeh; vintage Abou Greisha; Don Pullen w. Afro=Brazilian Connection; vintage Baaba Maal; much more...
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Sep 20, 2011 Stephen Cope
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View playlist @ confbirds.blogspot.com: Happy b-day John Coltrane (Reverend King, Liberia, and Braxton, Corea, Metheny, et al. perform "Impressions" from 1981 Woodstock jazz festival); late Ayler; Lebanese vocalist Oumeima el Khalil; Lebanese violinist Nidaa Avout Mrad; Cherifa (Berber music from Morocco); new Adam Rudolph w. Moving Pictures; Chris Hoffman & Aberration Quartet; fado from Carlos do Carmo; much more...
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Sep 11, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Confrerie al Amani (sufi music from Comorres); Gnawa music from Morocco; new music from Marilyn Crispell & Gerry Hemingway; Charles Ives performed by Alan Mandel; vintage Gnonnas Pedro; Farida sings Iraqi poetry (w. Iraqi maqam Ensemble); Joelle Khouri; DJ Spooky; Miles Davis, Billy Harper; classic Marcel Khalife; much more...
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Sep 5, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Tomatito x 2; flamenco/salsa from Antonico Reyes & vintage cante jondo from La Paquera de Jerez; flautist Nicole Mitchell's Sound Projections ca. 2009; painist Geri Allen; new rendition of Ambassel from Addis Acoustic Project; Keletigui Diabate w. l'Ensemble Traditionnel du Mali; postcolonial Guinean music from Keletigui et ses Tambourinis; Dahmane el Harrache; Hassiba Rochdi; Salim Halali; much more...
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Aug 28, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage Beaver Harris w. 360 Degree Music Ensemble; recent Rova w. Nels Cline Singers; new Sekouba Bambino; Afrocubism; sung Dostan (story) from Persia/Iran; new Aicha Redouane w. Habib Yammine & al-Adwar Ensemble; vintage Coltrane at Village Vanguard ca. 1966; Mustafa Kandirali (gypsy clarinet from Turkey); Fulani & Baka music from Cameroon; much more...
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Aug 22, 2011 Stephen Cope
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M. Nourbese Philip w. Marty Ehrlich; Cuban Santeria music X 2; William Parker X 2; vintage Rail Band w. Salif Keita & Mory Kante; Kpelle (Guerze) funeral music from Guinea; Namassa Dioubate (Wassalou singer from Mali); much more....
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Aug 17, 2011 Stephen Cope
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North Indian violinist Kala Ramnath; Woretaw Wubet (Ethiopian vocalist and spike-fiddle player); Baluchi legend Abdulraham Surizehi; Afghani ghazal from Mahwash; Roscoe Mitchell w. Jerome Cooper & Don Moye at Rivbea ca. 1975; Fred Hersch trio; vintage John Cage; much more...
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Aug 1, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Samba from Wilson das Neves, Nelson Cavaquinho, & Tantinho da Mangueira; new music from Maria Alice; Haitian "twoubabdou' (Cubo-Haitian troubador music) from Ti-Coca & Althierry Dorival; Polish clarinetist Walcaw Zimpel & trio; Jimmy Lyons, Karen Borca, Paul Murphy (ca. 1984); Pakistani qawal from Aziz Mian; Irish reel from Altan; Keyvan Chemirani w. Erik Marchand; Joe Arroyo & La Verdad; much more...
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Jul 24, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Tibesti (pop music from Chad); Greek gypsy music; gyspy salsa from Cubismo; African salsa w. Africando feat. Sekouba Bambino; Cesaria Evora w. Salif Keita; Ken Silverman Septet; Myra Melford's Be Bread; james Newton/ David Murray Quintet; Hamid Drake w. Paulo Angeli (duo); vintage flamenco from El Cabrero & Carmen Linares; Sahraoui music from Aziza Brahim; vintage Warda; much more....
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Jul 16, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage Fela (ca. 1986); Bill Cole w. Untempered Ensemble live in NYC, 2001; gypsy music from Hungary (Lakatos Family) & Romania (Romica Puceanu w. Gore Brothers); Peter Evans Quintet; Thelonious Monk ca. 1954; Mohammed elKourd & Reientte l'Oranais (Algerian malouf & proto-Rai); Charles Gayle, William Parker, Rashid Ali ca. 1993; much more...
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Jul 9, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage Thione Seck, Ibro Dibate, & Ousmane Kouyate; new Ernest Dawkins & Joe Chambers; Estamos Ensemble performs William Parker; Purapecha singing from Michoacan, Mexico; Eladio Romero Santos (bachata from Dominican Republic); new son from Ismael Miranda; Rafael Cancel Miranda set to music by Mmadu Onyeuwa et al.; Spanish falutist Jorge Pardo reprises Camaron's "Viejo Mundo"; Ornette Coleman w. Prime Time; Agusti Fernandez et al. reprise Ornette; much more...
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Jul 2, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Two (2) from Dimi Mint Abba (R.I.P.); Cachao's last concert; Braxton, parker, Graves (Beyond Quantum); Mario pavone et al.( ca. 1992); vintage Orchestra Baobab; vintage Orquesta Aragon; Saban Bajramoovic w. Craotian salseros Cubismo; gypsy vocalists Esma & Diego el Cigala; Kriti from Maharajaparam Santhanam; much more... Playlists: http://confbirds.blogspot.com Contact: confbirds@yahoo.com
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Jun 26, 2011 Stephen Cope
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New Matana Roberts +15, from "Coin Coin"; vntage Miriam Makeba; vintage Dany Silva; Cristina Buarque w. Terreiro Grande live in Sao Paulo; Phillip Cohran & Legacy live in Chicago ca. 1993; vintage Lole y Manuel; Juan Carmona w. the BUlgarian Symphony Orchestra, from Sinfonia Flamenca; Pierre Dorge & New Jungle Orchestra; fado from Mafalda Arnauth; much more....
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Jun 21, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Alfonso Sastre salutes the Polisario (read by Rogelio Botanz); Sahraui music from Western Sahara; Art Ensemble of Chicago ca. 1970; Braxton, Davis, Smith, Jenkins, Abrams, McCall (Creative Construction Company) live in NYC, 1970; Mah Damba & Khaira Arby from Mali; Sadoon Jabir reprises legendary Iraqi vocalist Nazem el Ghazali; Judeo-Iraqi song from S'alima Pascha Mourad; Sun Ra & Arkestra ca. 1990; much more...
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Jun 14, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Champeta Criolla from Colombia; cumbia from Peru; vintage Yusef Lateef; vintage Ken McIntyre; New York Art Quartet w. Amiri Baraka; Parween Sultana live in India (ca. 1991); new music music from Blick bassy (Cameroon) & Owiny Sigoma Band (Kenya/UK); Ken Vandermark 5 salutes Walker Evans; Waed Bouhassoun; much more...
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Jun 7, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage Asmahan & Aqilah Rateb; Lawrence "Butch" Morris's "Conduction #28 (Cherry Blossom)" in japan; music from Sadao China (lyrical song from Okinawa); Joel Futterman, Ike Levin, & Kash Killian ca. 2002; string trio from Tiet Ton-That; Cloud Shepherd ca. 2011; vintage Cuban music from los Van Van & Orchestra Reve; Monguito w. West African salsero Laba Sosseh ca. 1980; much more...
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May 30, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Estamos Ensemble performs Ana Lara; Vijay Iyer w. Prasanna & Nitin Mitta; new music from Mah Damba (Mali); vintage Jackie McLean; Lourdes Perez (Puerto Rican nueva cancion); Ildo Ferriera reprises "Sodade"; Sultans of Al-Taarab live in Lebanon; gulf singer Rabab; Susan Bates et al. perform Lou Harrison; Raga "Desh" from Lalith Rao; love song of Vidypati; Bhal sect salutes Guru; much more...
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May 22, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Jean Jacques Avenel X 2, w. musicians from France, Mali, & Burkina Faso; Morrocan malhoun (poetry and song) from El Hadj Houcine Toulali; Nicole Mitchell + 15 (from "Coin Coin" Chapter One); Vinnie Golia w. Rent Romus & Lords of Outland (ca. 2011); vintage Algerian cha'abi from Amar Ezzahi; remixed Africando; vintage Orquestra Tipica Ideal (a salute to Senegalese salsa); Lapiro de Mbanga (aka Ndinga Man) ca. 1998; vintage Rembetika; vintage Coltrane; much more...
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May 14, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage Oranese vocals from Cheikha Rimitti & Ahmed Wahby; ghazals from Pakistan (Ghulam Ali) & Afghanistan (Mahwash); Estamos Ensemble performs Nels Cline's setting of poet Rafael Alberti's "The Dead Angels"; Kali Z. Fasteau with Okkyung Lee & Ron McBee; Ahmad Jamal w. Assai String Quartet; Afel Bocoum & Mah Damba from Mali; Keyvan Chemirani w. Neba Solo; Hozan Yamamoto w. Chano Dominguez et al.; Micheline Khalife from Lebanon; much more....
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May 9, 2011 Stephen Cope
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New music from Debademba (Franco-Malian music); Other Dimensions in Music with Fay Victor repirses Kaiso; Kaiso/ calypso from Roaring Lion * Dixon Ebenezer Philip; Tabu Ley; vintage Bozi Boziana w. Antichoc; Indigo Trio (Nicole Mitchell, Harrison Bankhead, Hamid Drake); Kandia Kouyate & Mah Damba (from Mali); Juan Carmona w. Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra; vintage Abdel Aziz el Mubarek; much more...
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May 1, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Polish jazz from Waclaw Zimpel et al. ca. 2008; Huayno & Banda music from Peru; Garifuna music from Belize c/o Andy Palacios; Cesaria Evora w. Salif Keita; Khan Jamal performs Charles Tyler (w. Charles Tyler et al); vintage David S. Ware Trio (1988); Steve Reid Ensemble ca. 2005; Iraqi maqam by master vocalist Yusuf Omar w. Ensemble al-Tchalghi al-Baghdadi (ca. 1972); George Lewis pays homage to Charlie Parker; vintage Grachan Moncur III; much more...
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Apr 23, 2011 Stephen Cope
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La Drivers Union Por Por Group salutes 50 years of Ghanian independence; new Amina Claudine Myers; vintage Sonora Poncena; Thomas Mapfumo w. Blacks Unlimited (ca. 2002); Ami Koita (from Mali); Nigerian highlife from Prince Nico Mbarga & Rocafil Jazz; Nigerian funk from Bola Johnson & His Easy Life Top Beats; Mary Halvorson w/ trio; Pheeroan Aklaff w. Quintet; Mohammed Abdu live in Jeddah, 2005; vintage Hasni; much more...
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Apr 19, 2011 Stephen Cope
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5 (five) from Billy Bang (R.I.P.); Cuban Yoruba from Yoruba Andabo & Mayra Caridad Valdez; Trio M (Crispell, Dresser, Wilson); Charles Mingus, from "Black Saint and the SInner Lady"; Ellington with Mahalia Jackson; fados from Carlos do Carmo & Amalia Rodrigues; Salim Halali in Morrocco; flamenco jazz from La Macanita & Jorge Pardo; much more...
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Apr 10, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Last song recorded by Enrique Morente (RIP); Steve Coleman ca. 2010; new Tunisian pop from Abir Nasraoui; vintage Tunisian vocals from YOussef Temimi; Kali Z. Fasteau w. Few & Wimberly; Faiz Ali Fazi w. Keyvan Chemirani; South Indian vocal ragas from Vesudha Keysav; Christian Wolff (Pulse for Trumpet and Percission); flamenco variations/ extentions from Phalanx (Umer, Ali, Adams, Sirone),. Vince Mendoza, Camaron, Adalberto Alvarez, and Maria Jose Santiago; much more...
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Apr 10, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Last recording by Enrique Morente (RIP); Steve Coleman ca. 2010; Kali Z. Fasteau w. Few & Wimberly; new Tunisian music from Abir Nasraoui; vintage Tunision vocals from Youssef Toumimi; flamenco/ spanish variations from Vince Mendoza, Phalanx (Adams, Ali, Sirone, Ulmer); Adalberto Alvarez, & Maria Jose Santiago; Faiz Ali Faiz w. Keyvan Chemirani; South Indian vocal ragas from Vasudha Keshav; much more...
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Apr 4, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Classic Pharoah Sanders w. Leon Thomas et al.; Cheikh Tidiane Fall w. Bobby Few & Jo Maka; Tidiane Fall w. Idrissa Diop; Teofilo Chantre (Cape Verdean vocalist); Clementina de Jesus & Beth Carvalho (Brazil); Johnny Dyani, Okay Temiz & Mongezi Feza (ca. 1972); song from revolutionary Cuba from Ramon Veloz; vintage Tabu Ley; vintage Sam Mangwana; much more...
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Mar 27, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Craig Taborn, Lotte Ankar, & Gerald Cleaver (trio); Nubian soul from Egypt; Egyptian song from Morroco; 2 from Macedonian gypsy legend Esma; Henry Threadgill's Zooid; 2 from Afrocubism; Edgard Varese perf. by Die Reihe Ensemble; Adam Rudolph w. Yusef Lateef et al.; Sorry Bamba (Dogon) w. Kante Manfils (Guinea); Murli (double flute) master Lakhano Jogi; Marion Brown Quartet ca. 1966; much more....
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Mar 21, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Morrocan flamenco-chaabi from Nino Josele; George Lewis samples Steve Schick (percussion), Quincy Troupe (poetry); Reggie Nicholson (percussion w. samples); recent Charles Lloyd; Javanese composer I. Wayan Sadra; Vietnamese Ca Tru music; Thione Seck in Egypt; Amir el Saffar & Hafez Modirzadeh; Rai from Khaled, Cheb Othman, Chaba Danet; "salsa rai" from Yuri Buenacentura; much more...
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Mar 13, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Marianne Schutte performs Giacinto Scelsi; Benny Maupin ca. 1974; Mauritanian vocalist Coumbane Mine Ely Wakarane; vintage high-life & plam wine music from Ghana; vintage Fuji music from Nigeria; Raphe Malik 5tet live in Germany (1991); vintage Youssou n'Dour w. Etoile de Dakar; Senegalese Mbalax from Coumba Gawlo w. Souleymane Faye (aka "Diego"); Cyro Baptista's Banquet of the Spirits; much more...
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Mar 7, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage Oliver Mtukudzi; recent Pierre Akendengue; Madilu System; Cecil Taylor, Tony Oxley, & William Parker (The Feel Trio) live in London, 1990; Radha Botofasina reprises Coltrane; Navajo night chant; remebmering Jim Pepper; South Indian vocalist Aruna Sayeeram; Billie Holiday & Coltrane reprise "Body and Soul"; much more...
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Feb 27, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Poems by Akilah Oliver & Mike Ladd; Morton Feldman salutes Frank O'Hara; Brazilian reggae from Tribo do Jah; Egyptian vocalist Aicha Redouane performs Maqam Sigah (Sika) from the Iraqi canon; composer Khaled Jubran; Assif Tsahar et al. ca. 2001; Henry Threadgill's Zooid; Klezmer from New Orleans Afro-Klezmer from Atlanta; Dhrupad from Bahauddin Dagar; flamecno from Jose Menese, El Chino, and Antonio Carrion; much more...
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Feb 27, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Poems by Akilah Oliver, Mike Ladd, Pato Banton, and others; New Orleans Klezmer & Afro-Klezmer from Atlanta; new Henry Threadgill w. Zooid; Cyro Baptista's Banquet of the Spirits (w. John Zorn); Egyptian vocalist Aicha Redouane performs the Maqam Sigah (Sika) from the Iraqi canon; Dhrupad from Bahauddin Dagar; Assif Tsahar et al. from 2001; Brazilian reggae from Tribo do Jah; Lebanese composer Khaled Jubran; Morton Feldman salutes Frank O'Hara; flamenco from Jose Menese, Antonio Carrion,...
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Feb 19, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Jennifer Higdon's "String Poetic" (perf. by Jennifer Koh/ Reiko Uchida); instrumental music from Loas; Louis Moholo-Moholo w. Marilyn Crispell; Orchestra Andalous d'Israel live in Jerusalem; vintage cha'abi from El Hadj M'Rizek; Amir elSaffar w. Hafez Modirzadeh; Andrew Hill Octet w. Zenzalai Helm; field recordings from Mali, Burkina Faso, and Chad; vintage Eric Dolphy; samba from Memoria do Samba Paulista; much more...
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Feb 12, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Mahmoud Darwish w. Trio Joubran; Jacques Coursil salutes Edouard Glissant (RIP); Algerian singer/ songwriter Souad Massi; vintage Hamza el Din; classic Sun Ra; World Saxophone Quartet (live in Berlin, 2009); Malavoi; classic Aziz Mian; Indian vocalist Kaushiki Chakrabarty; William Parker w. Leena Conquest; new Gigi w. Material; much more...
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Feb 7, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Ahmed Adaweya; David S. Ware; vintage Horace Tapscott; Ali Hassan Kuban w. Salwa Abou Greisha; vintage Rail Band; Mahmoud Turkmani sets to music the words of Nadia Tueni; vintage Oum Kalthoum; l'Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio; Sona Diabate, M'Ma Sylla & le Rossignol de Guinee; Coulter Frazier w. Quartet; vintage Hsissen; vintage Cheikh el Afrite; much more...
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Jan 30, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Amadou et Miriam (blind couple from Mali); poetry/ music rrom Mamadou Diabate & Diego "El Loco"; Bengt Berger w. Don Cherry et al. (1981); new Rova w. Nels Cline singers ("The Celestial Septet"); vintage music from Ghana, Madagascar, Haiti, Trinidad, and Congo; Joe Arroyo w. La Verdad and The Latin Brothers; much more....
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Jan 22, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Max Roach & Archie Shepp salute Mao; Chemutoi Ketienya (Kenya) reprises Jimmy Rogers ca. 1954; Nyamakala music from Guinea; Bill Cole's Untempered Ensemble offers a proverb for Sam Furnace; Roswell Rudd w. Toumani Diabate; Brazilian samba from Wilson Moreira & Zeca Pagodinho; vintage Lee Morgan (1956); Sudanese vocalists Abou Greisha & Salma Al Aasal; ecstatic music from Iraq; much more....
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Jan 17, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Angolan vocalist Paulo Soares; Evelio Rodriguez Plaza (Cuba); Camaron w. Tomatio (Camaron's last concert); Albert Ayler live in Greenwixh Village (1967); Bi Kidude & Culutre Musical Club from Zanzibar; Arditti performs Xenakis; much more...
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Jan 13, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Vintage WIllem Breuker; recent Ivo Papasov; Wadada Leo Smith's Silver Orchestra; Hourai Aichi; Translvanian avant-folk from Fabatka; Juan Carmona; Mal Waldron w. Sextet; Billly Harper w. Quintet; Enrique Macias salutes Cheikh Raymond; much more...
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Jan 5, 2011 Stephen Cope
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Guinean 'Authenticite' from Keletigui et ses Tambourins & Bembeya Jazz National; Rumbavana & Ritmo Oriental from Cuba; new Cunjunto Primavera (Mexico); new Youssou n'Dour; new diasporic music from Burkina Electric; Reggie Workman & quintet; new Nicole Mithcell; Indonesian pop from Waldijinha & Orkes Kroncong Mutiara; Sundanese Tembang sung poetry; much more...
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Dec 29, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Tunisian vocalist Hedi Habbouba; Khaled ca. 1993; proto-Rai from Ahmed Wahby; Peggy Lee Band; Ensemble Modern performas Mauricio Kagel; Rahsaan Rolnd Kirk w. Gil Evans Orchestra live in Dortmund (1976); Ensemble Al Andaluz performs 13th Century music from Spain; Coltrane, Dolphy et al. live in Stockholm (1961); Charles Tyler & Brus Trio in Stockholm (1988); new Fairuz; 70s Iranian funk-pop from Googoosh; Vijay Iyer solo; much more...
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Dec 19, 2010
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Monk reprises Rentaro Taki's "Kojo No Tsuki"; Jerry Gonzalez & Los Pirates del Flamenco reprise Monk; fados from Argentian Santos & Cristina Branco; Randy Weston & the African Rhythms Sextet; Odean Pope; Tuareg de Fewet from Libya; Fulani Hoddu music from Mali; Adama Diabate from Mali; Abida Parveen reprises a Hakim Nasir ghazal; much more...
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Dec 12, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Roving poetry/music ensemble 'thelemonade' (ca. 1991); Michal Czachowski's "Indialucia" project; Glenn Spearman Double Quartet; Steve Lacy sets Taslima Nasrin to music ("The Cry"); Punjabi music from Pakistan; Baluchi music from Pakistan; Sidashwari Devi et al. (a tappa in raga Adana Vasanta); cha'abi from el Harrache & Abdel Hadi halo's El Gusto Orchrstra of Algiers; percussionist/ composer Royal Hartigan; much more....
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Dec 5, 2010 Stephen Cope
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CooperMoore w. David S. Ware et al (1978); Berta music from Sudan; Malouma (Mauritanian vocalist); Abdel Gadir Salim; Matachin music from Mexico; vintage Lebron Brothers; vintage Tony Scott; funerary music from northern Greece; Meiway (Ivory Coast); Carlos Burity (Angola); much more...
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Nov 27, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Ciloqak music from Lombok; psychadelic "cross-over" rock from Morocco (ca. 1969); Tim Bern'e Bloodcount live in Paris; Larry Ochs & Sax Drumming Core; 16th century (Ming) opera from China; Kasai All-Stars ('Congotronic' pop); Kota initiation ritual from Gabon; new composition from Java from Darno Kartawi; 90s pop from Morocco; much more...
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Nov 22, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Anthony Braxton's "Composition No. 173" (for 4 actors, 14 instrumentalists, constructed environment, and video projections) in its entirety; Algerian music from Slimane Azem, Akli Yahyaten, Rashid Taha, & Khaled; Art Ensemble of Chicago ca. 1985; flamenco from El Lebrijano & Levantito; new Salif Keita; Jimi Hendrix w. Arthur Lee & Love; much more...
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Nov 16, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Ragas from C. R. Vyas & Aruna Sayeram (Sairem); Susie Ibarra & Eri Yamamoto in trio settings; Isang Yun's "Sonata for Oboe, Harp, and Viola" (1979); Seckou Keita & group; vintage Salif Keita & Orchestre Baobab; Jah Wobble w. Evan Parker et al.; much more...
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Nov 7, 2010 Stephen Cope
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New Fairuz; Lebanese vocalist Rima Khcheich w. Yuri Honing et al.; Iraqi vocalist Kadim Al Sahir; vintage music from Bahrain; Henry Threadgill ca. 1995; Pyeng Threadgill reprises Robert Johnson; vintage Balla et ses Balladins (Guinea, ca. 1972); Don Cherry ca. 1973; Craig Harris in Istanbul; Turkish music from Bezmara, Esin Asfar et al. (saluting poet Yunus Emre), and Kudsi Erguner et al., saluting Ibn' Arabai; much more...
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Oct 30, 2010 Stephen Cope
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New K'Naan; 8 Bold Souls (ca. 1992); Julian Preister, Jay Clayton et al. reprise Ornette Coleman's "Lonely Woman"; Larry Ochs & Kihnoua (2010); Haitain music from Toto Bissainthe & the Caribbean Sextet; Hadj Houcine Toulali live in Paris (ca. 1994); Cheikh el Afrite (ca. 1930); Max Roach, Abbey Lincoln et al (from "Percussion Bittersweet"); Nicolas Guillen reads & is saluted by Jayne Cortez & Pablo Milanes; much more...
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Oct 24, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Coltrane at Newport, 1963; flamenco guitarists Tomatito & Rafael Riqueni; vintage Bonga; John Tchicai & the Open Orchestra in Italy (ca. 2008); Tabu Ley et al.; wedding ceremony from Zanzibar & early Zanzibara pop; Dahmane el Harrache; Billy Bang Sextet w. Frank Lowe; much more...
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Oct 18, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Stefan Wolpe's "Chamber Piece for 14 Players"; Will Alexander reads "Utopian Stellar Concentrations"; Kpelle funeral ritual from Guinea; vintage Brazilian psychedelia from Gal Costa; classic Prince Lasha w. Sonny Simmons; Senegalese pop from Fatou Guewel & Youssou n'Dour; Libyan Tuareg from Tuareg de Fewet; new music from Nicole Mitchell's Sonic Projections; much more...
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Oct 10, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Poet Julie Patton w. Uri Caine et al. reprising Mahler; bassist Josh Abrams solo & w. Matana Roberts & Chad Taylor ('Sticks and Stones'); vintage Peruvian Boogaloo from Coco Lagos y sus Orates; vintage Alejandro Meza w. family; legendary Mexican actor/singer Antonio Aguilar's corrido "El Zapatista"; "Psalm" from Lee Scrach Perry; new and vintage music fom Noah Howard (RIP); Israeli composer/pianist Yitzhak Yedid, from "Oud Bass Piano Trio"; vintage Randy...
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Oct 3, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Rova Saxophone Quartet w. the Nels Cline Singers (The Celestial Septet); divination song from the Aka Pygmies; Elmo Hope ca. 1966; Michael Gizzi reads from "Cured from the Going Bebop"; veena duet from Kalpakkan Swaminathan & Smt. S. R. Padmavathy; flamenco from El Potito, El Chino, & Paula Olivieras; The Sultans of Tarab live in Beirut 1997; Ralf Altrieth (soprano sax) & Davide Baldo (guitar); snake charming Yogic music from Nepal; Billy Higgins's "Sanbe Je...
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Sep 28, 2010 Stephen Cope
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New Youssou N'Dour; Thione Seck w. Africando; Cuabn music from Lod Munequitos de Matanzas & Orlando Canto; Ismael Miranda & Larry Harlow salute Arsenio Rodriguez; Egyptian jazz from Salah Ragab; new music from Jorge Amado, Taylor Ho Bynum et al. (quartet); Italian vocalist Loredana Berte; soukous from Anti-Choc, Mbilia Bel, & Bella Bella; World Saxophone Quartet w. Jack DeJohnette & African drums; much more...
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Sep 21, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Irene Schweizer w. Dewan Motihar et al. (from 1967); Alice Coltrane et al. live at the Village Gate (1970); Guinean music from Kante Manfila & Sona Diabate w. M'Mah Sylla; vintage Ahmed Wahby (proto-Rai from Oran); Arabo Andalusian music from Orchestre Chabab AlAndalus; Lauern Newton (voice) w. Park Je chun (percussion); Korean Pansori (excerpt) from OH JongSoon; Sundanese pop from Detty Kurnia; Bismillah Kahn performs Raga Jogil; much more...
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Sep 11, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Sung poetry from Iran & Kurdistan; Mingus's "Meditations on Integration" from "The Great Concert" (Paris, 1964); new music/vocal from Nicole Mitchell's Sonic Projections; song to the prohet Mohamed from El Tanbura; from mali: Sekouba "Bambino" Diabate, Kerfala Kante, & Toumani Diabate; Hindustani vocal raga from Sulochana Brahaspati; legendary Algerian cha'abi from Hsissen & Dahmane el Harrache; much more...
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Sep 5, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Brazilian vocalists Alcione, Joao Bosco, & Maria Bethania (the latter in collaboration w. Omara Portuondo); vintage Tommy Olivencia w. Orchestra; Jerry Gonzalez w. Los Parates del Flamenco & Diego "El Cigala"; Wayne Shorter & group (ca. 1965); vintage calypso from West Africa & vintage West African music in Britain (ca. 1920s); Hugh Ragin Collective salutes Sun Ra; Ikhwani Safaa Musical Club reprises Ravel's "Bolero"; June Jordan reads "Bosnia,...
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Aug 29, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Henry Threadgill w. Air (1974) & Zooid (2009); Sudanese group Rango; Gnawa from Hassan Zougari; Joe Henderson w. Tyner & Jones from Coltrane Quartet; Rai from Cheb Hasni; vintage Rai from Khaled in duet w. Zahouania; Tezeta (Ethiopian ballad) from Mahmoud Ahmed; Cecil Taylor live in Köln (1978); Eddie Palmieiri & group; much more...
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Aug 22, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Berg's "Lyric Suite" (w. secret program by Baudelaire/ Georg) performed by Dawn Upshaw & Kronos Quartet; Hungarian group Fabatka; Daedalus Quartet performs Mamlok; Gbaya thinking music from Central Africa; new Salif Keita; Merita Halili w. Raif Hyseni Orchestra; Qawwali from Aziz Mian & Raju Shivastav; Ivo Papasov et al. (The Black Sea Project); Johnny Mbizo Dyani's "Grandmother's Teachings"; much more...
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Aug 18, 2010 Stephen Cope
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*** Due to Stephen Cope's annual August hiatus, this week's podcast is a reposting of the initial digital episode of "Conference of the Birds" (original post date, June 30, 2009). New episodes will return next week. *** Featuring: Orchestra Di Piazza Vittorio; Esperanza Fernandez; Roy Nathanson et al reprise Rashan Roland Kirk's "The Inflated Tear"; Ruy Mingas (from Angola); Tito Paris (from Cape Verde); Isaac Delagdo & Grupo Manguare (from Cuba); Orchestre Arabe de...
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Aug 11, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Linda Sharrock saluted by Leena Conquest w. Dennis Gonzalez's Jnaana Septet & performing w. Sonny Sharrock; ballet music from Luigi Nono; tango from Victor Levallen; new Gamelan & Jaipong from Java; Frank Wright's "China" (ca. 1969); Mory Kanté (from Mali); much more...
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Jul 31, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Steve Lacy cycles Buddhist chant; Takoutsia from Greece; Borbely Dresch Quartet live in Hungary; legendary Egyptian pop vocalist Ahmad Adaweya; Oum Kalthoum (ca. 1965); double-flute solo from Flores, Timor, Indonesia; Juan Formell's Dan Den; much more...
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Jul 24, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Classic Ghanian music from Issa Juma & Super Wanyika; fado from Katia Guerriero; Saozinha sings Cape Verdean poet/songwirter Eugenio Tavares; new music from Los Van Van; Son 14 w. Tiburon on vocals; Ginesa Ortega live at Festival Internacional del Cante de las Minas (1985); Israeli multi-instrumentalist Yinon Muallem from "Klezmer for the Sultan"; Dennis Gonzalez's Jnaana Septet; the Jazz Doctors from 1983; Thione Seck (Senegal) with Rehab (Egypt); classic Malika Pukraj; ecstatic...
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Jul 17, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Flamenco from Lole y Manuel & Gema Jimenez; crossover flamenco from Amalgama (w. the Karnataka College of Percussion) & Levantito; Mohamed AbdelWahab performed by Hesham el Araby et al.; Ted Curson, Eric Dolphy et al. reprise Gillespie's "Caravan"; Dusko Doykovich swings Macedonia; Melford, Jarman, & Jenkins (Equal Interest) reprise a folk tune from Albania; Macedonian band DD Synthesis; Toufic el Basha remembers the 1982 siege of Beirut; Girija Devi live in Paris (1992);...
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Jul 10, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Houria Aichi w. l'Hijaz Car; Charles Gayle w. trio (ive in NYC, 1995); Ballake Sissoko (kora) w. Vincent Segal (cello) et al; Mihaly Dresch Quartet; Coltrane's Ole; Egyptian Sufi singer Sheikh Ahmad Barrayn; flamenco from Carmen Linares, Pedro & Ines Bacan, & Camaron; much more...
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Jul 5, 2010 Stephen Cope
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K. Frimpong et al & T. O. Jazz from Ghana; Angolan music from Bonga, Lily Tchiumba, & Belita Palma; Art Ensemble of Chicago ca. 1984; Johnny Dyani & Abdullah Ibrahim; Orchestre Baobab & Sonora Poncena reprise Arsenio Rodriguez; South African vocalist Gloria Bosman; Dennis Gonzalez's New Dallasangeles; Eba Aka Jerome from Cote d'Ivoire; much more...
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Jun 27, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Diego "El Cigala" in Argentina; Roma anthem from Saban Bajramovic; Roma song from Sofi Marinova; David Murray w. Bologh Kalman & the Gypsy Cimbalom Band; Moulana Kausar Naizi ghazal performed by the Sabri Brothers; Holderlin's "An Eine Stadt" set to music by Hanns Eisler; Anthony Braxton's "Composition #10" arranged by Art Lange; Chico Hamilton w. Gabor Szabo et al; two (2) from Zaiko Langa Langa; Mortin Feldman's meaure 609 from "Clarinet & String...
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Jun 21, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Bill Dixon (1925-2010) w. Exploding Star Orchestra, Quartet w. Archie Shepp (ca. 1962), small orchestra, and trio; Dogon funeral music; Dogon pop from Sory Bamba; sacred Algerian music from Houria Aichi; Nahawa Doumbia from Mali; H. Md. Bouzoubaa from Morocco; Berta horn ensemble from Sudan; Sudanese pop from Setona; much more...
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Jun 15, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Ravi Shankar, Hozan Yamamoto, et al. improvise on "Theme from Rodukan"; John Tchicai Quartet performs Ananda Acharya poem "Space Without Time"; two (2) Spanish civil war songs from Ramon Lopez Quartet; Pino Minafra sets Pablo Neruda to music; vintage Hector Lavoe w. Willie Colon; vintage flamneco from La Nina de las Piernas; recent flamenco from La Tana & Esperanza Fernandez; Ed Sanders both with and without The Fugs; Jaap Blonk & Splinks; much more...
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Jun 9, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Charlie Haden reprises Barber's "Adagio for Springs"; 21st century griot Mamadou Diabate from Mali; also from Mali Nainy Diabate, Dembo Konte, & Kausu Kouyate; two (2) from Mulatu Astatqé; Wadada Leo Smith salutes Angela Davis; Sharhah ritual dance music from southern Yemen; Romica Purceanu & Fanfare Ciocarlia from Romania; Abdel Kalim Abdel Kader perfroms Dr. Abdel Rab Idriss's setting of Prince Saad al Saud (Mounadi)'s poem 'El Insan"; much more...
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Jun 2, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Vintage film music from Lata Mangeshkar; Indo-jazz from Joe Harriot & John Mayer Double Quintet; anonymous Tsiftatelli from Greece; Lawrence "Butch" Morris conducts Suleyman Erguner & Ensemble; Abdel Gadir Salim & Mohammed Wardi from Sudan; Noor Shimal & El Lebrijano reprise "M'hanni Lebled" (Dame La Libertad); Horcae Tapscott & Sextet; vntage/classic Miles Davis; Senegalese sung poetry from Mola Sylla; much more...
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May 21, 2010 Stephen Cope
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Billy Bang revisits Vietnam; Mark Duggan revists Collin McPhee; Collin McPhee's transcriptions of Balinese cermonial music (ca. 1941); Don Cherry & Latif Khan (ca. 1978); Lebanese composer/pianist Joelle Khoury; from Tanzania: Hukwe Ubi Zawose, Mlimani Park Orchestra, & Dar International Orchestra; Tomatito et al. & Arif Mardin et al. reprise Camarón's "Soy Gitano"; Anthony Braxton reprises Luis Bonfa;much more...
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May 15, 2010 Stephen Cope
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South African vocalist Thandiswa Mazwai; vintage Senegalese mbalax from Lemzo Diamono & Etoile de Dakar; The Church covers Neil Young; Full Moon Fair covers Richard Thompson; Franghiz Ali-Zade's "Music for Piano"; new music from Myra Melford's Be Bread; Albanian gypsy music from Ilias Kranias, Vangelis Vassilou, et al.; young Albanian vocalist Eda Zari; Morrocan malhûn from El Hadj Houcine Toulali; Algerian chaabi from Dahmane el Harrache; much more...
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